Etude portant sur la promotion du développement durable des établissements ruraux en vue de freiner l'exode rural et multiplier les emplois dans les zones rurales appauvries
L'objectif de cette étude est entre autres de: i) sensibiliser les décideurs politiques dans les Etats membres sur l'urgence d'adopter des politiques de développement dont le but serait de réduire les disparités régionales, ...
Policy measures and institutions for improved forest conservation management and development Africa
The purpose of this study which is in accordance with ECA's 1986 work programme is to review the current state of land use and forest conservation practices and, where required, recommend appropriate policy framework for ...
Eighth quarterly briefing meeting with African Ambassadors = Huitième reunion trimestrielle d’information à l’intention des ambassadeurs africains : 30 September 2014 Addis Ababa
This note provides an overview of the substantive work carried out by ECA over the past three months, highlights the key events that will be taking place in the next three months, and discusses some of the Commission’s new ...
Building resilience to climate variability and change in African SIDS: implementing the Samoa pathway : Side event
The event will discuss the implementation of the SAMOA Pathway with specific focus on support provided by ClimDev-Africa through UNECA ACPC. Presentations will focus on perspectives, status of current implementation and; ...
The environmental performance review, a powerful boot for achieving sustainable development: lessons learn from the Moroccan experience
This advocacy paper aims at demonstrating the advantages and the usefulness for a country, to undertake an Environmental Performance Review, by using the Moroccan example.It gives the background,the objective and the key ...
Summary and presentation notes of 1997 ECA study on intercountry cooperation for integrated development of water resources of the Zambezi River Basin
The Working Group on Water (WGW) of the United Nations System-wide Special Initiative on Africa (UNSIA) is co-chaired by the World Bank (WB) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). At its 1996 October meeting ...
Development challenges of water resources management in Africa: a briefing note
Africa is a continent of great possibilities and great uncertainties. In the management of its water resources, the uncertainties are characterized by cyclical floods and droughts. Examples of these phenomena are the floods ...
Africa's population development bulletin
This is the third issue of an initiative of the Sustainable Development Division (SDD) published with the support of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).
Conclusions and recommendations of the fifth Regional Conference: development and utilization of mineral resources in Africa :
Taking into account the overall objective of the Conference, which is to promote cooperation among African countries in mineral resources development and utilization and the underlying theme of the conference : “Mineral ...
Mise en valeur des basins fluviaux et lacustres en Afrique:
La République du Mali dispose de grandes ressources en eau aussi bien de surface que souterraine, malgré un régime des pluies très irrégulier et très insuffisant. La pluviométrie varie considérablement d’une zone climatique ...